seed·​time | \ ˈsēd-ˌtīm How to pronounce seedtime (audio) \

Definition of seedtime

1 : the season of sowing
2 : a period of original development

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Recent Examples on the Web Plant sale: During a seedtime and harvest plant sale, visitors can purchase fall vegetables, perennials, indoor plants and more. Atlanta Life, ajc, "Faith Calendar," 13 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of seedtime

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Seedtime.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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